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The Coup

#13 of 2,912 Restaurants in Calgary
Certificate of Excellence
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924B - 17th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T0A2, Canada
+1 403-541-1041
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 15:00
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Coup's sweet potato fries with the aioli are outstanding. I miss the dragon bowl with the peanut dressing. It was my favourite.

Thank familyoffiveCalgary
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I come here with my boyfriend all the time as we both really enjoy some of the options they have here for appetizers and drinks that you won't find anywhere else. Such a great energy in this restaurant!

Thank Kyra K
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This isn't your typical vegetarian fare. Lots of choices in both appetizers and entrees. We went on a Thursday night at around 815 pm and had to wait about 20 minutes. Very busy restaurant but well worth it.

Thank 338chandrar
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We definitely felt like "ethical vegetarians" ordering off of this menu! I ordered the Magic Dragon Bowl which is a create your own meal dish. I ordered the stir fry tofu and the organic wild rice topped with a tahini miso sauce. The ratio of tahini to miso was perfect. My husband ordered the Burger made of roasted garlic, cashew... More 

1 Thank HonugirlHawaii
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Delicious food, excellent and hip decor, mind-blowing service, cozy, and interesting spot to spend the night for a unique dinner/date.

Thank Darren D
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

My family has multiple dietary restrictions and this restaurant works well for everyone! Great for vegans, vegetarians, gluten free and dairy free individuals. I have always been impressed, we go at least once a month.

Thank Amy E
Fort Worth, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We went to this restaurant as a group of three and I will start this review by saying none of us are vegetarian. The staff is so friendly. Our waitress referred to us as "my loves" and was very helpful with the menu and recommendations. I had the coconut chai to drink and LOVED it. It was perfectly frothy and... More 

Thank wanderingmillenial24
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, very helpful and friendly staff, fully recommended I'll go again if I'm in the area.

Thank Chris S
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Love going for a nice dinner! The food is surprisingly very good, different options to choose from. The athmosfere is amazing and really good service!

Thank Iris C
Calgary, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I had the veggie burger and the hot ginger cider and was awesome! Great ambiance, service and food. It is a little loud and you are seated a little to close for my liking but still great atmosphere

Thank Daysdream

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 15
Canadian, Healthy, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 924B - 17th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2T0A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Calgary>  > Mont royal
  • Neighbourhood: Mont royal
  • Phone Number: +1 403-541-1041
We use as much organic & local food, liquor and wine as possible, including all soy products & grains. Menu items are made from scratch & with love. We have a wine & cocktail lounge with weekend DJs, and a restaurant. We recycle all we can & compost our kitchen waste. We purchase food from local farmers, and with minimal packaging; we plant 36 trees a month, and we are 100% wind powered.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?